Outlet center to open at Rentschler

Horizon Group Properties, Inc. announced Wednesday, March 12 that it has entered into an agreement to develop a new outlet center at Rentschler Field off Silver Lane.

East Hartford's work on energy, brownfields, recycling and levee repairs praised by state DEEP Commissioner

East Hartford was eager to talk trash Monday with the commissioner and staff of the state's  Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, or DEEP.

Margaritas collecting clothing for shelter

Margaritas of East Hartford will be celebrating the season of giving this year by partnering with the East Hartford Family Shelter. Led by restaurant manager Jason Simmons, the local Mexican restaurant is collecting winter outerwear for shelter residents through guest and staff donations through Dec. 18 and will serve dinner to residents on Christmas day at the shelter.

In the Paper - Nov. 20, 2014






Tim Larson thanks voters


Weather Watch


EDIT: Alliance Funding handcuffed town budget process

Why can’t we all just get along? Rodney King’s famous statement could easily have applied to this year’s East Hartford budget process.

Town students had top projects in Hartford History Day contest

March 8th Hartford came alive with history! Over 250 excited students from Bloomfield, Broad Brook, Burlington, East Granby, East Hartford, East Windsor, Hartford, New Britain, Portland, Southington, Tolland and Windsor shared research projects - papers, website, exhibits, performance or documentary - to volunteer judges at the Hartford District History Day in Connecticut Contest.

New tests go on trial in schools

Beginning this month, East Hartford Public Schools will administer the Smarter Balanced Field Test in both Mathematics and English Language Arts to students in grades 3-8 and 11.

CDC confirms enterovirus in Connecticut

The state Dept. of Public Health (DPH) received confirmation Wednesday from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of a confirmed case of enterovirus D68 infection (EV - D68) involving a Connecticut child.

Don Omar 'El Rey' at Foxwoods April 19

Multi-Platinum Latin Superstar Don Omar returns to Connecticut April 19 for one night only at the Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino.

Red Sox Spring Training Report

At last the baseball season is here. The Red Sox started off by playing Northeastern University and Boston College. The games were actually much more competitive than in years past. The Sox won both games by the same 5-2 score. No matter what the score, the players from the college teams will always cherish their time at Jet Blue Park. It has to be a milestone for each player and something they can talk about for years.

Ken Gwozdz; retired teacher, counselor, athlete

Kenneth Gwozdz of Glastonbury, son of the late Adam and Jane Gwozdz, passed away Monday, April 28, 2014.

Josephine Gallina

Josephine N. Gallina, 79, of East Hartford, died Wednesday, February 19, 2014. Born in Hartford on December 24, 1934 she was a daughter of the late Pasquale and Angelina (Vignone) Gallina.

Lucille M. Brooks, 93

Lucille Margaret Brooks, 93, of East Hartford passed away on April 5, 2014 at Riverside Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Steven Cattanach

Steven Philip Cattanach, 57, of East Hartford, loving husband of Linda (Farnham) Cattanach, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 12, 2014.